Category Archives: Assisted Living

Brooking Park Nominated for “Best Retirement Community”

CHESTERFIELD – Brooking Park, a Continuing-Care Retirement Community in Chesterfield, was nominated to the Ladue News Platinum List for “Best Retirement Community.” See the full list here. Uniquely Caring with assisted living, long-term skilled nursing care, memory support, respite care and short- … Continue reading

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Infographic: Assisted Living Options and Costs

As seniors age, it is inevitable that they will begin to need help with daily tasks. Helping them make appropriate decisions about their living arrangements is critical to staying healthy and safe. Learn more about assisted living options at St. … Continue reading

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Assisted Living at the Meadowlands Offers ’10 Things to Ask’ Memory Care Guide

Memory Care for Seniors Vital Part of Senior Living Shopping; Mirrors Growth in Dementia/Alzheimer’s Development in Older Adults Continue reading

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SPOTLIGHT: Brooking Park’s Music Therapy Program

CHESTERFIELD, MO -Brooking Park resident Patrick Elder, 83, sings songs – not just for fun, but because it’s good for his health. For older adults, music therapy enhances their quality of life, helping them maintain key functioning skills and stimulating … Continue reading

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Wellness in Action: Assisted Living at the Meadowlands

Tracy Voyles, our Wellness Director contributes her expertise and 17 years of experience to the exceptional care staff at the Assisted Living at the Meadowlands. Assisted Living at the Meadowlands has a secure memory neighborhood.  The value of a secure … Continue reading

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Person-Centered Care at Brooking Park: A Never-ending Journey

What is person-centered care? Person-centered care, which is integral to the concept of culture change in long term care, is increasingly viewed as an essential aspect of delivering quality care to long term care patients and residents, and, as such, … Continue reading

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The Benefits of Having a Pet

For many years studies have documented how beneficial and rewarding pet ownership can be. Today, it has become more and more apparent just how important this is, specifically for older adults. There are many well documented health benefits of owning … Continue reading

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Seniors Beware: the high pressure sales pitch

I am getting older and have experienced many things in my life time, so how do I remain so naive?  The referenced article again shows how unscrupulous individuals are taking advantage of some of our most vulnerable – our older … Continue reading

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Severe Weather-Are You Prepared?

In light of the recent severe weather affecting our entire region, St. Andrew’s Senior Solutions would like to take this opportunity to remind everyone to be prepared in the event of an emergency. Continue reading

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Peace of Mind Giving

In the St. Louis region, giving has become a regular occurrence in many of our lives, making us much savvier about how and to what we are giving. We are now taught to research the causes that we support in … Continue reading

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The Willows at Brooking Park Offers Residents Dedicated Information Channel

Information allows us to feel connected. At The Willows at Brooking Park, we’re using Touchtown to further encourage a sense of community among our independent living residents and share useful information on the latest news and activities. What is Touchtown? … Continue reading

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Assisted Living at Home – But Is It a Safe Place?

I hear this phrase often.  I guess it is because there is so much truth in it.  Our heart is where we live, share laughter and tears, have family meals, care and love each other, and is a safe retreat … Continue reading

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